• Swansea September 4, 2022 11:03 pm

    Pedestrian in Swansea Hit By Car

    Police say a 33-year-old man was hit by a car at Route 195 on Route 6 in Swansea, Massachusetts Sunday evening. According to police, the man was badly injured and taken to Rhode Island Hospital for treatment. Authorities are currently investigating the incident.

  • car crash July 15, 2022 10:52 am

    Several Hurt When SUV Crashes Onto Beach in Onset

    A person was flown to the hospital after their SUV fell 30 feet down an embankment onto the beach in Onset, Massachusetts, early Friday morning, fire officials said. Six people in total were hurt in the crash off Onset Avenue near Hotel Road, and they had injuries ranging from severe to minor, according to the Onset Fire Department. The crash…

  • sexual abuse June 6, 2022 1:48 pm

    Former Rhode Island Priest Indicted on Sex Abuse Charge

    A former Roman Catholic priest who served at several Rhode Island parishes has been indicted on a charge of sexually assaulting a juvenile about 40 years ago, the state attorney general’s office said Monday. Kevin Fisette, 66, is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday on a charge of first-degree sexual assault, authorities said. The alleged assault on a boy occurred in…

  • Massachusetts June 6, 2022 1:43 pm

    Fall River House Fire Leaves 4 Residents, 2 Firefighters Hurt

    Six people were injured when a multifamily home went up in flames in Fall River, Massachusetts, on Sunday, officials said. Flames were shooting out the windows of the building on Alden Street near Everett Street when firefighters arrived, NBC affiliate WJAR reported. Four people in the home and two firefighters were hurt; one person was critically injured. Investigators were looking…

  • shooting February 14, 2022 12:34 pm

    1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Shooting at Rhode Island Social Club

    One person was killed and another was injured in an early morning shooting at a Rhode Island social club, police said Monday. The shooting occured just after 1 a.m. at the Friendly Sons of Newport club, city police said in a statement. Both victims were taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. One died of multiple gunshot injuries and the…

  • Motorcycle crash June 29, 2021 9:10 am

    Dartmouth Man Hospitalized in Rhode Island After Motorcycle Crash

    A 36-year-old man is hospitalized in Rhode Island after crashing his motorcycle in Dartmouth, Massachusetts Monday night, according to police. The man’s 1978 Honda motorcycle crashed into a tree around 6:40 p.m. Monday near 926 Old Fall River Road. Police said the man, from Dartmouth, was breathing when they found him, but was unresponsive. He was taken to Rhode Island…

  • Rhode Island January 2, 2021 4:05 pm

    3 Arrests After Cranston Officer Assaulted, Run Over By ATV

    Three people have been arrested after an incident police said involved an officer being pushed, surrounded, and run over while responding to dozens of recklessly driven motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles. About 30 motorcycles and ATVs were speeding and weaving in and out of traffic Friday afternoon before one of the drivers dropped her motorcycle in the middle of the road…

  • Rhode Island November 2, 2020 4:01 pm

    RI's Biggest Hospital Group Suspends Most Visits Amid COVID Surge

    Rhode Island’s largest hospital group announced Monday it is suspending most visits in response to a rising number of coronavirus cases in the state. “We have decided after great deliberation to take this step in these highly unusual circumstances to protect our patients and our workforce,” Dr. Timothy Babineau, Lifespan president and CEO, said in a statement posted on...

  • Hyannis October 24, 2020 10:13 am

    Man Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries After Being Hit by Car in Hyannis

    A man with life-threatening injuries was rushed to a Providence hospital from Cape Cod after he was hit by a vehicle in Hyannis, Massachusetts, on Friday night fire officials said. The man, who is in his 40s, was hit by a car while he was walking on Falmouth Road near Bearse Road in Hyannis, according to the Hyannis Fire Department….

  • COVID-19 May 28, 2020 10:27 am

    Hub Heroes: Thank you

    Our frontline workers are suiting up every day to keep our communities safe, Today, we say thank you!

  • Westerly December 22, 2019 9:06 pm

    Memorial Service for Westerly, RI, Shooting Victim Planned at Yacht Club

    A memorial service is planned for the victim of a housing complex shooting in Rhode Island that injured two others.  The “celebration of life” honoring 47-year-old Julie Cardinal will be held Dec. 27 at the Westerly Yacht Club, according to her obituary. The Westerly resident played a key role in pushing the private club to allow women to become full…

  • Fatal Shooting December 20, 2019 12:24 pm

    Police ID Gunman in Fatal Shooting at RI Living Facility

    Police have identified the alleged gunman in Thursday’s fatal shooting at a living facility in Westerly, Rhode Island.

  • Investigation December 20, 2019 8:05 am

    Motive Remains Unclear Behind Westerly RI Shooting

    Investigators are still trying to determine what motivated the deadly shooting that killed one woman and injured two others at a retirement home in Westerly, Rhode Island.

  • shooting December 20, 2019 12:43 pm

    What to Know: 2 Dead in Shooting at RI Retirement Home

    Authorities are continuing to investigate what could have motivated the deadly shooting that shocked the Westerly, Rhode Island community Thursday morning. Two people, including the gunman, are dead and the two surviving victims suffered injuries in the violence. Here’s what to know about the incident: The shooting Police received a call sometime around 10:30 a.m. of a shooting at...

  • Rhode Island Shooting December 19, 2019 5:29 pm

    Rhode Island Shooting Leaves 1 Victim Dead, 2 Injured

    The shooting happened in an assisted living facility in Westerly, Rhode Island. The gunman died from a self-inflicted gunshot.

  • Rhode Island Hospital December 11, 2019 12:06 am

    7-Year-Old Rhode Island Boy Heads Home After Year in Hospital

    A 7-year-old Rhode Island boy is heading home after spending a year in the hospital fighting for his life. Joey Alvarado has spent the past year at Franciscan Children’s in Brighton, Massachusetts, after going into pulmonary failure last December. Alvarado needed a lung transplant, which was a tough decision for his mom, Kristina Aguilar. It’s been a difficult road for...

  • Massachusetts November 23, 2019 4:51 pm

    Rhode Island Woman Killed in 2-Car Collision

    A Rhode Island woman has died following a two-vehicle collision in Massachusetts.

  • DRIVER November 4, 2019 12:01 am

    1 Man Dead From Rollover Crash in Freetown

    One man is dead and a woman was seriously injured after a car they were travelling in rolled over on Route 24 in Freetown on Sunday, authorities said. A 13-year-old girl who was also in the car was taken to the hospital with no visible injuries, according to Massachusetts State Police.

  • DRIVER November 3, 2019 12:52 pm

    1 Person Dead After 2 Pedestrians Struck in Seekonk

    One pedestrian has died after two people were struck by a car early Sunday morning. Seekonk police say they received a 911 call around 12:35 a.m. for a report of two pedestrians struck on Oakhill Ave., in the area of Central Ave. Both pedestrians were given medical attention on scene. One person was transported to Rhode Island Hospital and later...

  • Massachusetts October 28, 2019 9:39 am

    Three Seriously Injured in Fall River, Mass. Shooting

    Three people were seriously injured late Sunday in a shooting incident in Fall River, Massachusetts. Police received a report of multiple shots fired at about 11:15 p.m. Sunday in the area of 164 Tremont St. At the scene, officers found nine 7.62 caliber shell casings.

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